Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (NYSE:AMG) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of 0.70% or $0.52 shares. The trading starts at $75.72 and closed at $74.71 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $73.73 and day high was $76.22 on Friday, June 19. After the session, the Financial sector daily volume shifted to 0.89 million while its average volume is 532.32K. In other hand, the AMG market cap reached to $3.43B.
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is up 3.34% and up 14.11% for month. Its quarterly performance was 54.25% above, while its half year performance is down -13.07%. AMG yearly performance stood at negative -15.09% and fall -11.22% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Affiliated Managers Group Inc. is 2.60.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. AMG EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 3.96. EPS for this year is -93.10%, while for the next year its value is 12.47. Its EPS Q/Q reached 91.60%. It has an EPS of -47.40% down for past five years and for the next five years will be down -3.98%.
Edgepoint Investment Group Inc., Blackrock Inc. and Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) are the top three holders in Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (AMG) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Edgepoint Investment Group Inc. has 8.54 million shares which valued 504.99 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. owned 4.56 million shares which valued at 269.7 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) has a total of 4.46 million shares which valued at 263.81 million. In the end, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) have 9.44% shares outstanding of Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (AMG) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 1.30%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 3.96. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 9 analysts estimated an average EPS of 2.73, while 3.33 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for AMG published in the report was 2.56-2.83 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 3.33 which is higher than 3.16 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for AMG fall -0.77% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 11.48% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 3.36%. The moving average value for Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (AMG) is 73.06 and 69.40 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in AMG stock. On Jun 10, Churchill Dwight D., Director, bought 1,000 trading shares at the cost of $77.94, which valued at 77940.0. On May 13, Horgen Jay C., President and CEO, bought 10,000 shares at the cost of $59.26, with total shares of 137,667. On May 01, Jeffery Reuben III, Director, bought 10,000 shares at the cost of 65.21. After this transaction, Jeffery Reuben III total shares reached to 10,000 which valued at 0.65 million.